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Le Chef Vulcan

13 O'Connell Street | Upper Vulcan lane, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-373 4723
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“croque madame” (6 reviews)
“escargot” (4 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
French, European, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
13 O'Connell Street | Upper Vulcan lane, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve been to this place 2 times.. 1st time I had to wait for my order 20 mins while I was the only customer at the time. 2nd time I waited for my order 35 mins and had to leave without having my lunch! and...More

Thank Hanna198600
Edouard L, General Manager at Le Chef Vulcan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Bonjour Hanna, Thanks for your feedback 1st time visit : 15/20 minutes a standard wait time for a customer, we are a bistro/restaurant so we need time to cook the food. 2nd visit : We do have to apologie for that, the girl who took...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A cozy little restaurant in a quaint lane. Definitely a fabulous place to go for breakfast lunch or dinner. My breakfast was usually buttery fluffy scrambled eggs (nothing better than NZ eggs) with thick crispy bacon. My favourite dinner was a toss up between their...More

Thank Christopher V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I went to Le chef for lunch, we were very impressed with our meals, portion size is good. Service was great, very helpful staff who were actually French! Would go again.

Thank gracel285
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The cafe has a cosy little vibe to it, nice little spot just to chill out. Came here for breakfast the the food was on point, it could not have been better.

Thank Conor B
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

The food, service, timing, value we're all first class. The coffee was a little weaker than I would normally expect a double shot in a tulip cup but we'll made. The full breakfast was substantial, tasty and filling. I would definitely use Le Chef again....More

Thank Justin L
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This place is my go-to whenever I feel like a really good french breakfast. Romantic, Intimate and delicious. Excellent value for money. even the little street it hides at looks like a Parisian street. Love this place. Always bring guests that visit me in Auckland,...More

Thank Nir S
Reviewed 4 July 2018

We went there to celebrate some businesses success, food was amazing and really good staff. Definitely worth a trip.

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Thank Jean P
Reviewed 30 June 2018

I heard the French music from the end of the street, and I'm so glad I followed it to see what was going on. Up one of the narrow alleys that runs off Queen and High Streets, it's a cute little intimate French cafe/restaurant, with...More

Thank Markogilvienz
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Le Chef Vulcan in Vulcan lane is great A cute little French café Nice small menu with tasty food Lovely staff

Thank Brycee10
LechefAuckland, Responsable commercial at Le Chef Vulcan, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Merci Bryce! We hope to see you again soon, you are always welcome at Le Chef!

Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

We were in for a treat! My husband spotted this gem of a restaurant, out of the corner of his eye, which turned out to be a great find! The waiters all speak french and are efficient in their service. There was also a gypsie...More

Thank adventure_freedom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 O'Connell Street | Upper Vulcan lane, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-373 4723
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Le Chef, a fresh seasonal European & French cuisine with a menu renewed every month. Let yourself be surprised !
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